The Columbia University Irving Medical Center Committee on Appointments and Promotions (CUIMC COAP) reviews all appointments and promotions for faculty at CUIMC who are on the tenure track. The committee is comprised of senior faculty members from the Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons, the Mailman School of Public Health, the College of Dental Medicine and the School of Nursing. Membership of this committee includes the following people:


Donna L. Farber, PhD (Co-chair)
George H. Humphreys, II Professor of Surgical Sciences (in Surgery)
Department of Surgery and
Professor of Microbiology & Immunology
Department of Microbiology & Immunology

David A. Fidock, PhD
C.S. Hamish Young Professor of Immunology (in Microbiology & Immunology)
Department of Microbiology & Immunology and
Professor of Medical Sciences (in Medicine)
Department of Medicine

Tom K. Hei, PhD
Professor of Radiation Oncology and
Environmental Health Sciences (in the Center for Radiological Research)
Department of Radiation Oncology

Laura A. Johnston, PhD
Professor of Genetics & Development
Department of Genetics & Development

Jennifer J. Manly, PhD
Professor of Neuropsychology (in Neurology, the Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center and the Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer's Disease & the Aging Brain)
Department of Neurology

Steven O. Marx, MD
Herbert and Florence Irving Professor of Cardiology (in Medicine) to Honor Dr. Le Roy E. Rabbani
Department of Medicine

Panos N. Papapanou, DDS, PhD (Co-chair)
Professor of Dental Medicine (Periodontics)
College of Dental Medicine

Lawrence R. Stanberry, MD, PhD
Professor of Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics and
Associate Dean for International Programs

Patricia W. Stone, PhD, MPH, RN
Centennial Professor of Health Policy in the Faculty of Nursing
School of Nursing

B. Timothy Walsh, MD
William and Joy Ruane Professor of Pediatric Psychopharmacology
Department of Psychiatry

Yuanjia Wang, PhD
Professor of Biostatistics (in Psychiatry)
Department of Biostatistics